Northern Territory Infrared (b/w) Satellite/Lightning
Northern Territory Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over the NT's Top End is associated with Tropical Cyclone Frances is causing squally showers and embedded thunderstorms. Skies are generally clear over central and southern parts under a ridge of high pressure.
As the mercury plummets across South Australia ahead of winter, coastal properties are preparing for the inevitable storm surges.
Perth has not recorded any rainfall so far this month.
A Western Australian Government official says "our eyes widened" when the new administration faced federal-state cooperative issues tackling the state's storm recovery after months of damaging weather.